Ladakh Cultural Tour

Duration: 15 nights/ 16 days

Best Time: Mid June-Mid Sep

Hightlights: Monasteries, Lake, local market and House boat experience

Arrival Delhi

Upon arrival meet to our representative, transfer to hotel for rest of the night.

Delhi-Kalka-Nalagarh

Early in the morning board the train to Kalka. Later drive to Nalagarh, rest of the time village surrounding, Overnight at heritage hotel.

Nalagarh-Manali (250km/7-8 hrs drive)

After breakfast commence up hill drive to Manali en route pose for lunch at Bilaspur or Sunder Nagar, On arrival at Manali check in hotel for overnight.

Manali

Full day local sightseeing visit Naggar Castle, Jagatsukh Temples, Hadimba Devi Temple, Vashist Hot Spring and local market. Overnight at hotel.

Manali-Jispa 3340m (120km)

After breakfast commence drive to Jispa, over the Rohtang Pass (3980m) from the pass one can see the panoramic view of both valley Kull and Lahaul, en route visit Keylong market & Khardang Gompa, upon arrival check in hotel. Rest of the time leisure for individual activities. Overnight at hotel.

Jispa-Sarchu 4250m (142 Kms)

Leave for Serchu by early morning, through Baralacha Pass (4890m). Overnight at fix tent.

Serchu-Leh (255 Kms)

After breakfast leave for Leh by early morning, through Nakeela and Lachangla Pass 16,617 ft. Lunch at Pang. After Lunch drive to Leh passing through Pang (Biggest and Highest Plateau on Earth on Stretch of 42 Kms), Tanglang La Pass 17,585ft and Indus Valley. Arrive Leh by evening. Overnight Hotel.

Leh to Pangong Lake (160 Kms)

After Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motorable road in the world.) Overnight Camp.

Pangong Lake to Leh (160 Kms)

After Breakfast drive back to Leh, en-route visit Hemis, Thikse Monastery and Shey Palace. Overnight Hotel.

Leh to Nubra Valley (120 Kms)

After Breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardungla (Highest Motorable road in the World, 18,380 ft). Arrive at Deskit by Afternoon. Rest of the day one is free to explore Deskit, Hunder Villages and camel Safari in Sand Dunes between Deskit and Hunder Village. Overnight Hotel.

Nubra Valley-Leh (120 Kms)

After Breakfast visit Deskit Monastery and drive back to Leh by same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass. Overnight Hotel.

Leh-Alchi (70 Kms)

After Breakfast drive to Alchi enroute visit Basgo Palace, Liker Monastery and Gurudwara Pathar Sahib. Arrive Alchi by afternoon. Packed or Hot Lunch will be provided. Visit Alchi monastery and spend rest of the day free to explore Alchi village. Overnight Hotel or Camp.

Alchi-Kargil (160 Kms)

After Breakfast leave for Kargil, enroute visit Moon landscape, Lamayuru (Oldest Monastery in Ladakh) and Giant Maitreya at Mulbekh. Arrive at Kargil by evening. Overnight Hotel.

Kargil-Drass-Sonamarg-Srinagar (204 Kms)

After early Breakfast drive to Srinagar passing through Drass, the second coldest inhabited Place on earth and you can have spectacular view of Kargil War famous Peaks Tiger Hill and other Peaks. Arrive Srinagar by Evening. Overnight at hotel or House Boat.

Srinagar

Full day local sightseeing, sikara ride, and Dal lake visit. Overnight house boat or hotel

Srinagar-Delhi Departure

Mornign take flight to Delhi, upon arrival meet to our staff, rest of the time visit New Delhi. Late evening dinner, than transfer to international airport back home with sweet memories.